|Leek Seed Planting Information:|
The leek is like a bulb onion. It is grown for
its fleshy stem. It is mellow onion and can be substituted for any onion and
asparagus recipe. Leek seeds should be planted indoors 50 to 60 days before
last frost. You can also plant seeds directly in the garden as soon as the
soil can be worked. Keep free from weeds. You need long sunny days to grow
large leeks. Plants grow 8 - 18" tall.